Dr Hans Duvefelt

Dr Hans Duvefelt

Dr Duvefelt, aka 'A Country Doctor', is a family physician in the US.

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When I use Dragon medical speech recognition software and say 'PRN', the words 'as needed' appear on the screen. I cringe…
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Most Saturdays I join a therapy session down the hall from where I do my walk-in clinic. A patient of mine has a weekly…
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The other day a patient called every hour to inquire about the status of her elective cardiology referral. She had been…
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If I could only have one drug in my pharmacopeia, what would it be? An antibiotic? A pain reliever? A happy pill? Keep…
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I keep thinking about the dichotomy between covering a lot of ground and getting to the point. The other day I saw my…
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I have one patient in each of my clinics with a long history of relentless abdominal pain, mild constipation, poor appetite…
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There is a lot of talk about team-based care nowadays, and I have seen some shining examples of that, most recently when a…
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